But they could be incredibly dangerous – and so it’s important to make sure to know how to spot them.One of the major problems with such scams is that it is now relatively easy to pretend to be someone else, over text.Unfortunately, it also makes it tough to ignore somebody without upsetting them.
Whether you fall in category A or B, you should never be discouraged.
No replies after an hour when everyone was online and irritatingly chatty just a minute before you messaged? This will show you exactly who has read it and when.
Further proof of Whats App being a maze of potential social pitfalls is the ability to hide your ‘last seen’ time.
When they try to log-in, it will send a unique code to that phone number, and that has to be typed into the site.
It’s built to foil people who steal passwords and then use them to get into accounts, because it requires physical access to the phone; and that’s why people are now trying to get around it with scams.